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Cathedrals with Seventy-four Illustrations By Photographic Reproduction and Seventy-four Drawings
1 Cathedrals with Seventy-four Illustrations By Photographic Reproduction and Seventy-four Drawings
London, The Great Western Railway, 1926, Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 123 pages. Map of Great Western Railway showing cathedrals, castles, & abbeys in back pocket. Edge wear and small tears on corners of cover. 7 1/2"w x 10"h; cloth spine. Many beautiful black and white photos. 125668 
Price: 14.95 USD
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2 Sveriges järnvägar hundra år 1856-1956. Minneskrift.
Stockholm, Sweden, Ivar Haeggstroms Boktryckeri AB, 1956, Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 664 pages. Maps. Text in Swedish. 115068 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Six Axle Quartet: An Essay of Diesel Portraiture, Amrine, Lowell
3 Amrine, Lowell Six Axle Quartet: An Essay of Diesel Portraiture
Galliard Press, 1980, 0936616008 / 9780936616001 Trade Paperback Very Good Signed by Author
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 96 pages. B&w photographs of diesel trains. Signed by author. 125276 
Price: 24.95 USD
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4 Baird, Ian Canadian Pacific Railway stations in British Columbia
U.S.A., Orca Book Publishers, 1990, 0920501524 / 9780920501528 Oversize Paperback Fine 
Book is in excellent condition with no flaws; sharp corners, as new. Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 108 pages with many b&w photos. In business for 21 years, we provide excellent and responsive customer service and ship in padded packing material. 134226 
Price: 28.95 USD
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Selling the True Time: Nineteenth-Century Timekeeping in America, Bartky, Ian R.
5 Bartky, Ian R. Selling the True Time: Nineteenth-Century Timekeeping in America
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., Stanford Univ Pr, 2000, 0804738742 / 9780804738743 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Inscribed By Author
Book is in excellent condition in every respect. Covers are straight with sharp corners, no marking of any kind to text/interior. Dust jacket shows very light shelf wear and very slight edge wear only. Wrapped in protective mylar jacket. Book is inscribed to "... my patient, long-suffering and excellent editor...." in a lengthy inscription, then signed and dated August 2000. 130741 
Price: 240.00 USD
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6 Berton, Pierre The Last Spike; the National Dream
McClelland and Stewart, 1975, Hard Cover Fine No Jacket 
Two books in green vinyl and gilt lettering in green vinyl slipcase, both subtitled The Great Railway 1881 - 1885. Both books and slipcase appear AS NEW with no defects or blemishes of any kind. Slipcase has very light shelfwear. Lovely gift set. No dust jackets as issued. 123381 
Price: 31.00 USD
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Architecture of Rail: The Way Ahead., Binney, Marcus
7 Binney, Marcus Architecture of Rail: The Way Ahead.
U.S.A., Academy Editions, 1995, 1854903969 / 9781854903969 Oversize Hardback Near Fine Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 127 pages. Large format: 10 1/4"w x 12 1/4"h. "In this selection of projects by European architects, both built and currently under construction, including Waterloo International Terminal, Roissy, Lisbon Expo 98, Lyon Satolas, Marcus Binney illustrates the complex range of factors explored in the creation of this new architecure of rail." 140245 
Price: 35.00 USD
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8 Bohi, Charles; Kozma, Leslie; Kozma, Leslie S Canadian National's Western Stations
U.S.A., Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 2002, 1550416324 / 9781550416329 Oversize Hardback Fine Near Fine 
Book is in excellent condition in every respect, no flaws for blemishes of any kind. Text/interior is clean and neat with no marking of any kind. Dust jacket has very light wear, no tears. 160 pages, many b&w prints. 134117 
Price: 10.95 USD
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Coaches and Trains (19th Century Transport Prints Vol. 2), Cadfryn-Roberts, John
9 Cadfryn-Roberts, John Coaches and Trains (19th Century Transport Prints Vol. 2)
London, Ariel Press, 1965, Hard Cover Very Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 20 color prints. Includes James Pollard and other artists. 125941 
Price: 12.95 USD
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Spokane Portland & Seattle Ry.: The Northwest's Own Railway, Charles Wood; Dorothy Wood
10 Charles Wood; Dorothy Wood Spokane Portland & Seattle Ry.: The Northwest's Own Railway
U.S.A., Superior Publishing Co., 1986, 0875647030 / 9780875647036 Oversize Paperback Very Good 
Book shows light wear to covers only with previous owner's name inked out on front end paper. Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 159 pages with many b&w photos, maps, In business for 21 years, we provide excellent and responsive customer service and ship in padded packing material. 134231 
Price: 14.95 USD
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Canadian Pacific Posters, 1883-1963, Choko, Marc H.; Jones, David L.
11 Choko, Marc H.; Jones, David L. Canadian Pacific Posters, 1883-1963
Canada, Meridian Press, 1988, 2920417371 / 9782920417373 Oversize Paperback Good 
A clean, unmarked book. Cracked spine, but pages are intact and not loose. 186 pages. Slight edge wear to cover. 9 1/8"w x 12"h. This book illustrates 128 of the Canadian Pacific Railroad silk screened posters. 135506 
Price: 38.00 USD
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Electric Trains, Dickinson, R. E.
12 Dickinson, R. E. Electric Trains
Edward Arnold & Co., 1927, Ex Library Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket 
Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Book shows little use, has been re-bound by the library into heavy, strong HB boards that are in excellent condition, as is the binding itself. 292 pages with numerous fold-out wiring/schematic diagrams, charts, tables, graphs. B&W photos throughout, lots of formulae. Contents include Mechanics of train movement, Series-parallel control: building up the speed-time curve, Control systems, Rheostat calculations, Direct current traction motors, Current collection, Single-phase railways, Three-phase and Split-phase railways, Brakes, Train resistance, D.C. motor performance and rating, Regeneration: comparison of electric traction systems, Complete calculations for an electric train. 128517 
Price: 147.95 USD
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The Canadian Pacific Railway and the Development of Western Canada, 1896-1914, Eagle, John A.
13 Eagle, John A. The Canadian Pacific Railway and the Development of Western Canada, 1896-1914
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A., McGill Queens Univ Pr, 1989, 0773506748 / 9780773506749 Ex Library Hard Cover Good Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text is clean of marking of any kind except for three pages with underlining in pencil, one in pen. Dust jacket has been wrapped in mylar and taped to boards. Book shows a medium level of use, some marking on lower page ends. 325 pages with b&w photos. 121196 
Price: 45.00 USD
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14 F. J. G. Haut The Pictorial History of Electric Locomotives
U.S.A., Oak Tree Publications, 1970, 049807644X / 9780498076442 Oversize Hardback Very Good No Jacket 
Covers show light wear only Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind with no blemishes. Heavily photo illustrated in B&W, mechanical drawings, electrical diagrams, tables, charts. 147 pages, large format. Contents include Work of early pioneer and inventors, Locomotivs developed between 1880 and 1910, Locomotives for main lines built between 1910 & 1935, Main line electrifications after 1935, Development of the electric locomtove and its components, etc. 136503 
Price: 17.95 USD
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15 Ferguson, Ted Sentimental Journey: An Oral History of Train Travel in Canada
U.S.A., Doubleday Canada Limited, 1985, 0385232527 / 9780385232524 Trade Paperback Near Fine 
Book is in excellent condition in every respect, as new. Dust jacket has very light shelf wear only, no tears, little to no edge wear. In Business for 21 years, we provide excellent and responsive customer service and pack in padded shipping material. 134109 
Price: 15.00 USD
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16 Folkins, Wentworth; Bradley, Michael The Great Days of Canadian Steam: A Wentworth Folkins Portfolio
Hounslow Press, 1988, 0888821018 / 9780888821010 Trade Paperback Near Fine 
Third printing. Slightly bumped corners. Beautifully illustrated. 093492 
Price: 36.95 USD
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17 Folkins, Wentworth; Bradley, Michael The great days of Canadian steam: A Wentworth Folkins Portfolio
U.S.A., Hounslow Press, 1988, 0888821018 / 9780888821010 Trade Paperback Very Good 
Book is in very good condition with small indications of edge wear to front cover only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind with 107 full page, full color plates on R. page with descriptions on L. 138610 
Price: 9.50 USD
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Railroad Shutterbug: Jim Fredrickson's Northern Pacific, Fredrickson, Jim
18 Fredrickson, Jim Railroad Shutterbug: Jim Fredrickson's Northern Pacific
U.S.A., Washington State University Press, 2000, 0874221978 / 9780874221978 Trade Paperback Good 
Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid, though repaired by library, and text/ interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 160 pages, a few in color. 135265 
Price: 14.95 USD
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19 Gahan, John W. Steel Wheels to Deeside: The Wirral Railway past and Present
Countyvise, 1983, 0907768709 / 9780907768708 Trade Paperback Near Fine Signed by Author
A clean, unmarked copy. Signed by Author. 099242 
Price: 14.34 USD
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20 Gahan, John W. The Line beneath the Liners: A Hundred Years of Mersey Railway Sights and Sounds
Countyvise, 1983, 0907768407 / 9780907768401 Trade Paperback Near Fine Signed by Author
A clean, unmarked copy. Signed by Author. 099241 
Price: 14.34 USD
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